Amanda Barr
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Brand new in my Etsy Shop! Printable Inspirational Quote Poster "Being a good writer is not about nailing it the first time. It's about not giving up until a piece is polished to perfection." by WordsGloriousWords & Christina Katz Media

10 Writing Mistakes

writing mistakes infographic copy 10 Writing Mistakes [Infographic] Which ones are you making? <--- Very helpful advice, I tend to overuse adverbs.

This is a list of 174 different Character Traits.

FREE list of 174 different Character Traits. So often when I was teaching I wanted a list of traits so that my students could look at the list while describing characters. This also helps students get to know and understand different character traits.

Love this!  Need to create one with my students.  Would be a great ongoing project.  And, this is definitely a much better idea for a classroom word wall than I typically see.

descriptive words other words to use. be still my heart! I love using a variety of descriptive words. This list, in the words of Mrs.Riley -my high school English teacher, is a plethora of words :-)

Questions to Ask About Reading (For Parents!!)

Nice freebie to send home with students to help parents with what kinds of questions to ask during or after reading. Or to send home for journal writing with summer reading

Poster I created to emphasize the use of text-based evidence in the classroom. It will be used right off the bat with my 3-levels of questions and "the Sherlock Holmes method of reading" (inference) lesson!

Poster created to emphasize the use of text-based evidence in the classroom. It can be used right off the bat with of questions and "the Sherlock Holmes method of reading" (inference) lesson!